Brief Introduction of An Overview of World Ceramic Cultural Heritage
This book has a total of about 300,000 words and 2,000 illustrations, 568 pages with appendices including "World Ceramic Cultural Heritage Map" and "World Ceramic Culture on Stamps". It is Chinese language edition book but chapter titles with English, and the English edition book will be published in 2025. Over the past decade and based on the viewpoint of World Citizen, the author Guangzhen Zhou has visited hundreds of ceramic towns, remote villages, historical sites, and related museums around the world, combining recent archaeological discoveries with information from different languages. This book covers the history and culture of ceramics in the birthplaces and cultural circles of major civilizations around the world, as well as the current situation of contemporary ceramic art in the 21st century. It takes into account the diversity and richness of ceramic culture and history of the world, including imperia kilns and royal porcelains, folk art ceramics, indigenous potteries, ceramic products produced through industrial art design, and modern and contemporary ceramic art.
Author: Guangzhen Zhou.